Name DOI
(Roth 1797) Kützing 1843 (Approved Lists 1980)
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
(Roth 1797) Kützing 1843 (Approved Lists 1980)
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Leptothrix ochracea (Roth 1797) Kützing 1843 (Approved Lists 1980)
Nomenclatural History
The species Leptothrix ochracea was originally described by Kützing 1843. This name appeared on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names 1980.
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This information was last reviewed on October 15, 2009.


  1. Roth AW. Catalecta botanica quibus plantae novae et minus cognitae describuntur atque illustrantur., Volume 1, Bibliopolio I.G. Mulleriano, Lipsiae, 1797, p. 1-350.
  2. Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved Lists of Bacterial Names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.
  3. Kützing FT. Phycologia Generalis, Leipzig, 1843, p. 1-458.